Meaning and Name Origin
Alcindor \a-lcin-dor, al-ci-ndor\ as a boys' name. The meaning of Alcindor is "strong; man's defender, warrior". Alcindor is a derivative of Alcander (Greek). Alcindor is also a variant of Alexander (Greek).
Alcindor is an uncommonly occurring given name for men. Alcindor is also an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the boy name Alcindor and associated names. Alexander (#8 a year ago) is the only prominent variation form of Alcindor (#unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000. Adoption of this boy name was at its peak in the year 2009 and has become significantly less since. Alexander (#8) is the most fashionable birth name in this compilation, with this name having a rebound in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)